Performances began Oct. 31 at Second Stage Theatre for the Diane Paulus-helmed new musical Invisible Thread, which blends African beats and a world pop score. The story follows a New Yorker's life-changing trip to Uganda and is inspired by the real-life experiences of Griffin Matthews, who co-created the show with Matt Gould. Opens Dec. 2.
John Cullum, whose career on Broadway spans 60 years, five Tony nominations and two wins, stars in the Irish Repertory Theatre's Off-Broadway staging of A Child's Christmas in Wales. Dylan Thomas' classic holiday tale. Opening Dec. 6, after previews that began Nov. 24.
Marlee Matlin Joins the Walls of Sardi's
Academy Award winner and Spring Awakening star Marlee Matlin was honored November 24 with the unveiling of a portrait to adorn the famed walls of theatre district eatery Sardi's.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!